Friday, 5 October 2018

AerCap reports a busy September

AerCap, one of the global leaders in aircraft leasing has revealed some of its major business transactions during the third quarter of 2018.

The firm that employs 4017 people signed lease agreements for 62 aircraft, including 9 widebody aircraft and 53 narrowbody aircraft. The company has around 200 customers in nearly 80 countries also spent a fair amount of money during September as it purchased 12 aircraft, including 6 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft, 2 Airbus A350s, 2 Boeing 737 MAX 8s and 2 Boeing 787-9s.

It executed sale transactions for 13 aircraft, including 4 Airbus A320 Family aircraft, 2 Airbus A330s, 1 Airbus A340, 1 Boeing 737NG, 1 Boeing 757, 2 Boeing 767-300ERs, 1 Boeing 777-200ER and 1 Boeing 777-300, in total AerCap signed financing transactions for $750 million.

AerCap has its headquarters in Dublin, Ireland but also has offices in Shannon, Los Angeles, Singapore, Amsterdam, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Seattle and Toulouse. One of its recent transactions was supplying a brand new Boeing 737 Max to China Southern, whilst in August they supplied a big brother to the carrier, its first 787-9.   

(Photo  AerCap)